Heartwarming photos of Cristiano Ronaldo meeting his bitter rival Lionel Messi at FIFA The Best awards

Heartwarming photos of Cristiano Ronaldo meeting his bitter rival Lionel Messi at FIFA The Best awards

- Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi met at the FIFA The Best awards gala

- The two players were up for the 2017 FIFA footballer of the year award

- Ronaldo attended the ceremony with his partner Georgina Rodriguez and son

Eternal rivals Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi met each other before the start of the FIFA The Best awards ceremony and they both looked like best friends.

The Real Madrid was the man of the night as he was awarded the footballer of the year award and made the FIFPro World XI alongside the Barcelona man.

Cristiano Ronaldo meets Lionel Messi at FIFA The Best awards (photos)

Ronaldo and Messi met before the awards ceremony started proper. Photo: LeoMessistats/Twitter

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Just before the ceremony at the London Palladium started, the two players met and looked fond of each other.

Cristiano Ronaldo meets Lionel Messi at FIFA The Best awards (photos)

Ronaldo Jr attended the ceremony with his father. Photo: LeoMessistats/Twitter

However Ronaldo Jr did not look too excited to meet his father's greatest rival and possibly the only footballer better than his 32-year-old man.

Ronaldo's girlfriend, currently pregnant did not greet the Barcelona man neither did his partner Antonella Rocuzzo greet the Ronaldo family.

Cristiano Ronaldo meets Lionel Messi at FIFA The Best awards (photos)

L-R: Messi, Antonella Rocuzzo, Ronaldo, Ronaldo Jnr and Georgina Rodriguez. Photo: LeoMessiStats/Twitter

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